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Continuing Education Requirements
The Pennsylvania State Board of Medicine regulates the requirements for continuing education of respiratory therapists in the commonwealth. 
Click Here to view the requirements to obtain or renew a license to practice in Pennsylvania.
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PSRC Sponsored & Endorsed Educational Events
The list below contains upcoming events that are sponsored or co-sponsored by the PSRC.  Sponsorship indicates that the PSRC is solely responsible for the content and presentation of the program and related activities.  Co-sponsorship indicates that the PSRC shares responsibility for the content and presentation of the program with another group or groups.

The PSRC also endorses other educational programs.  Endorsement indicates that the PSRC has reviewed the content of the programs offered and found them to be of high quality and value for Respiratory Therapists.  Courses offered by endorsed providers meet the accreditation
requirements set by the State Board of Medicine & Osteopathic Medicine for Respiratory
Therapist licensure. 
Click Here for a listing of upcoming endorsed educational events.


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Upcoming 2014 PSRC Sponsored Educational Events
(Note:  Events listed below will appear in BLUE font and will be clickable when more information & registration
is available.)

41st Annual PSRC Western Respiratory Care & Sleep Medicine Conference – October 2-3, 2014 – Four Points by Sheraton – Pittsburgh North, Mars / Cranberry Twp, PA.  14.0 hours of CRCE anticipated including 1 hr presentations in patient safety and ethics.  Vendor space will be available.

2014 PSRC / TJUH 8th Annual Respiratory Care Week Seminar
– October 21, 2014 – Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA.  7.0 hours of CRCE anticipated including one hr presentations in both patient safety and ethics.

7th Annual PSRC NW District Fall Seminar
– October 25, 2014 – UPMC Hamot Medical Center, , Erie, PA.  4.0 hrs of CRCE anticipated.

2014 PSRC SE District Seminar @ Abington Hospital #2
– November 1, 2014 – Abington Hospital, Abington, PA.  4.0 hrs of CRCE anticipated.

PSRC 8th Annual Conference in the Capital
– November 7, 2014 –
Best Western Premier Hotel, Harrisburg, PA.  7.0 hrs of CRCE anticipated including one hr presentations in both patient safety and ethics.


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PSRC Endorsed Online Continuing Education Courses



The PSRC has endorsed online continuing education offered by the following providers:

American Association for Respiratory Care
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Completed Events

2014 PSRC SW Seminar @ Forbes Regional Hospital – March 4, 2014 – Monroeville, PA. 
6.0 hours of AARC approved CRCE including topics in patient safety and ethics.


2014 PSRC Diagnostics Seminar – March 15, 2014 – York, PA.  7.0 hours of CRCE anticipated in PFT and diagnostic topics.

17th Annual PSRC Eastern Regional Conference
– April 24-25, 2014 – Radisson Hotel Valley Forge, King of Prussia, PA.  14.0 hours of CRCE anticipated including 1 hr presentations in patient safety and ethics.  Attendee space is limited!  Vendor space will be available.

34th Annual PSRC NW District Spring Seminar
– April 25, 2014 – Ambassador Conference Center, Erie, PA.  6.0 hours of CRCE anticipated including one hour presentations in both patient safety and ethics.  Vendor space available.

2014 PSRC Spring Pulmonary Seminar
– May 21-22, 2014 – Wilkes-Barre, PA.  14.0 hours of CRCE available including one hr presentations in both patient safety and ethics.  Limited vendor space available.

2014 PSRC Asthma Seminar @ Abington Hospital
– June 7, 2014 – Abington Hospital, Abington, PA.  4.0 hrs of CRCE anticipated.

2014 PSRC / Reading Hospital Neonatal/Pediatric Seminar – June 14, 2014 – Reading Hospital & Medical Center, Reading, PA.  4.0 hrs of CRCE anticipated including one hr presentations in both patient safety and ethics.